LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 16: Johnny O'Bryant III #77 of the Milwaukee Bucks grabs a rebound between DeAndre Jordan #6 and Blake Griffin #32 of the Los Angeles Clippers during the first half at Staples Center on December 16, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and condition of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Los Angeles Clippers all-star forward Blake Griffin faces another lay-off after suffering a fractured hand during a fight, the team confirmed on Wednesday.

Griffin is reported to have suffered the injury after throwing a punch at a member of the Clippers equipment staff in Toronto last weekend. US reports have identified the staffer as equipment manager Matias Testi, a good friend of Griffinโ€™s, saying the pair had an argument at a restaurant before the altercation.

Griffin will reportedly be out of action for four-to-six weeks thanks to the incident.

A team statement confirmed Griffinโ€™s injury and said an investigation into the circumstances of the incident was under way.

Read more at FoxSports.com.au